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2017 Southern Regional Composition Conference

updated: 
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 12:13pm
2017 Southern Regional Composition Conference
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, February 1, 2017

2017 Southern Regional Composition Conference

Theme: Access and Agency

 

The Campus Writing Program at Arkansas State University, in partnership with the Department of Rhetoric and Writing at the University of Arkansas at Little RockDepartment of Writing at the University of Central Arkansas, and the Department of English at University of Memphis is hosting a regional conference on the theory, practice, and pedagogy of first-year writing on Friday, April 14, 2017.

 

 

The World of Harry Potter (Popular Culture and the Deep Past 2017)

updated: 
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 - 10:25am
The Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies at The Ohio State University
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, November 15, 2016

The Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies invites you to join us on February 24-25, 2017, for our fourth ‘Popular Culture and the Deep Past’ extravaganza at The Ohio State University, devoted this year to the theme of Harry Potter on the 20th anniversary of the publication of J.K. Rowling's first Potter novel.

Sources of Non-Western Rhetorical Traditions

updated: 
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 - 10:25am
Editors--Hui Wu and Tarez Graban
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, November 15, 2016

CALL FOR PAPERS

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Sources of Non-Western Rhetorical Traditions

Editors: Hui Wu and Tarez Samra Graban 

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Rebirth, Resurrection, and Revivification

updated: 
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 - 10:25am
Glossolalia, Yale Divinity School's graduate journal of religion
deadline for submissions: 
Saturday, November 5, 2016

Rebirth, Resurrection, and Revivification 

Glossolalia, Yale Divinity School’s recently revived academic journal, is pleased to announce a call for paper submissions for inclusion in the Fall 2016 edition, on the theme of “Rebirth, Resurrection, and Revivification.”

Offensive Shakespeare

updated: 
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 - 10:39am
Monika Smialkowska / Northumbria University and Edmund King / The Open University
deadline for submissions: 
Wednesday, May 24, 2017

 

"Offensive Shakespeare"

Northumbria University, Newcastle Upon Tyne

24 May 2017

 

Keynote speakers: Prof. Douglas Lanier (University of New Hampshire) and Dr. Peter Kirwan (Nottingham University)

Sponsored by the British Shakespeare Association

 

John Thelwall: Radical Networks and Cultures of Reform 1780-1820

updated: 
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 - 10:25am
Valerie Grace Derbyshire, University of Sheffield
deadline for submissions: 
Sunday, January 31, 2016

For its second international conference, the John Thelwall Society, in collaboration with the University of Derby, invites papers on Thelwall within interlinked regional networks of activism, sociability, dissent and reform in Britain 1780-1820.

 

A Political Companion to John Updike

updated: 
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 - 10:25am
Edited by Matthew Shipe, Yoav Fromer, and Scott Dill
deadline for submissions: 
Monday, January 30, 2017

Recent scholarship on John Updike—especially since his death in 2009 and the subsequent opening up of his personal papers at Houghton Library—has begun to shed light on his still overlooked, albeit extremely fecund, political mindset. A Political Companion to John Updike will seek to establish a new scholarly foundation for this exciting and burgeoning field in Updike studies by inviting scholars to submit essays that employ multiple perspectives and fresh interdisciplinary approaches to better understanding the kinds of political questions Updike’s writing addresses.

Women, Money and Markets 1750-1850

updated: 
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 - 10:25am
King's College London
deadline for submissions: 
Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Women, Money and Markets (1750-1850)King's College London, May 11th 2017Keynote Speakers: Professor Hannah Barker (University of Manchester) Caroline Criado-Perez, OBEOne of the leading voices in the campaign for female representation on the banknote and an active promoter and supporter of women in the media In 2017, Jane Austen will feature on the £10 note as the sole female representative on British currency.  To mark this occasion, and explore its problematic significance, the English department at King’s is running a one-day conference with the aim to consider debates about women in relation to ideas of value, market, marketability, as well as debates about different forms of currency and exchange am

Modernist Resilience at the End of the World(s), ASLE June 20-24, 2017, Detroit, MI

updated: 
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 - 10:25am
Association for the Study of Literature and the Environment
deadline for submissions: 
Thursday, December 1, 2016

Ecocritical modernist scholars such as Greg Garrard, Anne Raine, and Kelly Sultzbach insist on historicizing modernism in order to effectively critique the relationship between the literatures of this period and the environment. Taking its cue from such methodologies, this panel will explore how modernist writers respond to inhabiting the moment and place of a world at war. In the final century of the millennia, many authors and artists responded to World War I and II through representations of transformed or damaged landscapes and environments. The post-war British landscape, for example, is mainly stamped by the dark depictions of T. S. Eliot’s The Waste Land, D. H.

CFP: Excess, Desire, and Twenty-First Century Women's Writing [DEADLINE EXTENDED]

updated: 
Wednesday, November 23, 2016 - 8:45pm
Jessica Gildersleeve / Hecate: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Women's Liberation
deadline for submissions: 
Friday, December 9, 2016

CALL FOR PAPERS

CFP: Excess, Desire and Twenty-First Century Women’s Writing

8–10 Feb. 2017. The University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, QLD4072, Australia